Dropin multiplayer for campaign battles.
Elegant and historically detailed campaign.
The death of a general will affect you personally.
Captures Napoleon and his era.
No relation between the individual campaigns.
Feels like a re-skinned Empire.
The AI must have flunked out of the military academy.
You can win some battles by exploiting the timer.
By Macworld UK on August 14, 2013
A French and a British infantryman use their rifles as melee weapons. Napoleon: Total War isn’t radically different from predecessors such as Empire: Total War. But its focus on the empire-building exploits of Napoleon Bonaparte provides a good...80
By MacLife on July 24, 2013
The Little Conqueror's rise and fall manifests well as a multi-phase strategy game, particularly when players assume his emperor's cloak and character.80
By GameZone on July 31, 2010
by Steven Hopper, July 31, 2010 The most recent title in The Creative Assembly’s long-running Total War franchise, Napoleon: Total War, is an era-spanning real-time strategy title that follows Napoleon Bonaparte’s campaign throughout Europe,...75
By Atomic MPC on April 21, 2010
Simply the best game in the series to date, and an early contender for best strategy game of the...99
By Hooked Gamers on March 28, 2010
It is hard to fathom that yes, another year went by since Sega released Empire: Total War. That game took the franchise into the age of gunpowder. Finally armchair strategists were able to partake in series' characteristic epic scale using the Line...80
By itreviews.com on March 18, 2010
Napoleon's new, more story-driven campaigns will certainly help novice players get into the game more gradually, lessening the learning curve and introducing elements bit by bit. There's a generous amount of new content here when you take into...-
By GameSpy on March 16, 2010
In Napoleon: Total War, history repeats itself. This elaborate brain-dead bauble of a game is like Empire: Total War all over again, with all the splendor undermined by all the same sad shortcomings to provide all the familiar heartbreak. Creative...40
By BrightHub on March 09, 2010
The latest instalment in the Total War franchise focuses on one of the greatest military tacticians of all time – Napoleon. So does it do him justice? Find out in this review.Hero or Tyrant?Whether you see Napoleon as a genius who laid the...100
By HEXUS.net on March 08, 2010
With the famous French military general, Napoleon Bonepart as your leader, you fight for territory across land and sea in famous battles, including Waterloo, Trafalgar and Austerlitz. In many ways, the latest game in Creative Assembly’s...85
By Play TM on March 04, 2010
A few hours into Napoleon: Total war, I realised that - across almost fifteen years of empire building strategy games - I've never played a single campaign, in any game, as the French....85